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Bangalore, KA, IN

Technical Accountant II


About Swiss Re

Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer, working to make the world more resilient. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

At Swiss Re we combine experience with creative thinking and cutting-edge expertise to create new opportunities and solutions for our clients. This is possible thanks to the collaboration of more than 13,000 employees across the world.

We offer a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


Bangalore – Technical Accountant

This position is part of the Global Technical Accounting & Services organization, which has overall responsibility for the activities of Technical Accounting functions worldwide, including the Shared Service Centers.

Country/Location: India – Bangalore

Division/Department: Operations Departments – Life & Health Business Management (Asia)

Job Family: JF – Technical Accounting

Corporate Title: Associate F Band

Type: Permanent staff – 100%



Principal Responsibilities:

The jobholder is accountable for effectively handling transactions for the allocated portfolios/end to end processing and ensuring targets are met quality output within defined turnaround times through adequate understanding of reinsurance accounting principles. The client management part of this role would require you to correspond with internal and external clients to resolve issues with respect to information & next course of action. Improvising & upskilling while working within a set framework of policies and processes is key to the role.



Desired Skills:

  • Graduate/Postgraduate in Commerce, Accounting, Finance, Insurance & equivalent field.
  • Strong written, communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Good Data analytical skills. Expertise in advanced excel will be an added advantage.
  • Sound Insurance Product Knowledge & understanding of Insurance/Reinsurance Value Chain






Principal Responsibilities towards:


  • Consistently deliver on operational commitments
  • Delivering on the Technical Accounting mandates including Key Performance Indicator's & Quality Parameters to efficiently handle/accelerate Cash in the books while demonstrating Swiss Re Values.
  • Premium and Claims validation to be performed on the Client Seriatim data to make sure Client data is aligning with the contractual terms.
  • One of the key activities is to ensure that payments received from clients (for example premiums) and payments made to clients (for example claims) reconcile with client ledger.


  • Collaborate with team members and take accountability for team activities in specific markets.
  • Deliver results in consultation and as part of multiple-matrixed teams besides directly assigned work.

Cross Functional Team Coordination:

  • Build and develop strong line of Communication's with cross functional team's and contribute to strengthening client relationship.
  • Handling efficient and effective relevant business processes, portfolios, and business coordination with Cross Functional Team's.



Reference Code: 106594 


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